engine knocking

Engine Knocking Pinging Rattling

January 27, 2017 Danny Bender

If your engine makes an annoying knocking, pinging or rattling sound when you accelerate or work your engine hard with a load – like driving uphill, passing a slowpoke or towing a trailer – then you’re probably experiencing spark knock. (engine knocking) It’s not necessarily a problem with your fuel […]

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What is that knocking or ticking noise

November 6, 2016 Danny Bender

What is that knocking or ticking noise Many assume this knocking or ticking noise is the end of their engine and just move on. There are some ways to narrow down where the noise is actually coming from. Internal mechanical problems can also cause engine knocking. One such problem stems […]